Christmas is a magical time of year, isn’t it? It happens to be one of my favorite holidays and a time when I absolutely love to decorate my house. There seem to be two key areas where my love for holiday decor shines the brightest–the Christmas tree and the fireplace mantel. Decorating the fireplace for the holidays is a holiday tradition. Whether you plan to go over the top with garland or go simple with natural greenery these ideas will add seasonal joy to your home.
Whether you are lucky enough to have a fireplace mantel in your home or you pretend the top of the bookshelf is your mantel, there are so many wonderful decorating ideas to get your space ready for Christmas.
Take a look at these 35 Christmas mantels for some serious decorating inspiration.